Category: Sports

Chirwa, Ajib Fire Yanga To Top.

Chirwa, Ajib Fire Yanga To Top.

Ibrahim Ajib and Aubrey Chirwa goals yesterday gave Young Africans an away 2-1 victory over Kagera Sugar at Kaitaba Stadium, as the defending champions went top of the Mainland Premier League table for the first time this season. The victory saw the defending champion tied on 12 points with Azam FC, who were held to [&hellip

Diego Simeone: Atletico Madrid manager signs two-year contract extension.

Diego Simeone: Atletico Madrid manager signs two-year contract extension.

Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone has signed a two-year contract extension with the Spanish club. The 47-year-old Argentine, whose previous deal was due to expire at the end of the season, has committed to the club until June 2020. He is the longest-serving current La Liga manager, having been appointed in 2011. Also a former [&hellip

​Msuva Brace Lifts Taifa Stars.

​Msuva Brace Lifts Taifa Stars.

Simon Msuva netted a brace as national football team, Taifa Stars, beat Botswana’s The Zebras’ 2-0 at the Uhuru Stadium in Dar es Salaam end of this week. Msuva, who plays his trade at Difaa El Jadidah of Morocco, hit a brace as Stars maintained their superiority over The Zebras. He scored a goal in [&hellip

​Greece 0-0 Belgium.

​Greece 0-0 Belgium.

Belgium became the first European side to join hosts Russia at next summer’s World Cup finals as goals from Jan Vertonghen and Romelu Lukaku gave them victory in Greece. All three goals came in a five-minute second-half period, which began with Vertonghen firing Belgium ahead. Zeca brought Greece level soon after but Lukaku scored the [&hellip

France 0-0 Luxembourg.

France 0-0 Luxembourg.

France coach Didier Deschamps was left “infuriated” by his side’s failures in front of goal in their goalless draw with Luxembourg, a result labelled “historic” by his opposite number. The home side had 76% possession, 34 shots and hit the woodwork twice as France failed to win against Luxembourg for the first time since 1914. [&hellip

Arsene Wenger: Arsenal Manager Says He Had Doubts Over Future.

Arsene Wenger: Arsenal Manager Says He Had Doubts Over Future.

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says he “hesitated” over signing a new contract last season because he doubted whether he was “capable of leading the club”. Wenger agreed a two-year deal in May, a month before his contract expired. On French TV programme Telefoot, he said there were “personal reasons” behind the decision to delay extending [&hellip

​Manchester City: Uefa Not Investigating Club Over Financial Fair Play.

​Manchester City: Uefa Not Investigating Club Over Financial Fair Play.

Uefa says it is not investigating Manchester City over its Financial Fair Play rules, despite the Spanish league calling for it to do so. European football’s governing body is already investigating if Paris St-Germain have broken rules designed to stop clubs from ‘financial doping’. La Liga president Javier Tebas said City and PSG’s “funding by [&hellip

​Arsenal midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain rejects Chelsea.

​Arsenal midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain rejects Chelsea.

Arsenal midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has turned down the opportunity to join Premier League champions Chelsea, according to Sky sources. The Gunners had agreed to sell the England international to their London rivals for a fee believed to be £35m. However, Sky Sports News understands the 24-year-old favours a move to Liverpool ahead of Thursday’s transfer [&hellip

Pape Souare: Crystal Palace defender back in action.

Pape Souare: Crystal Palace defender back in action.

Crystal Palace defender Pape Souare has made his first appearance since breaking his thighbone and jaw in a horrific car crash almost a year ago. The 27-year-old had to be airlifted to hospital after crashing on the M4 in September 2016, and only returned to full training earlier this month. Senegal international Souare played 45 [&hellip

Arsene Wenger: Arsenal boss asks fans to keep faith after ‘disastrous’ Liverpool loss.

Arsene Wenger: Arsenal boss asks fans to keep faith after ‘disastrous’ Liverpool loss.

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has called on supporters to stick by his team after describing the 4-0 loss to Liverpool as “absolutely disastrous”. The Gunners failed to register a shot on target in a lacklustre display that drew criticism from fans and pundits. “If some people feel as if I am the problem, then I [&hellip